The people of Abundance Gate build a diverse team of industry experts, deep-tech specialists, biotech entrepreneurs, innovation managers and scientists. 

Every team member follows a hands-on approach, connect different disciplines and apply different innovation tools to shift mindsets.

Founders & Team

Thomas Holzhuber

CEO | Founder
Technology Scout

Timur Topalgoekceli

Startup Lead | Founder
Hello Tomorrow Turkey
Deep Technology

Leo Fellinger

Corporate Lead | Founder
Corporate Consulting

Alexander Nitsch

Financial Advisor
Startups & Industry
Organizational Dev.
Investor Relations

Johanna Wiesner

Startup Navigation / Operations Manager
Ecosystem networking

Sigrid Hanzl

Real Estate Consultant
Sustainable & Innovative Architecture
Building Strategy

Mate Sebök

Lab Consultant
Clinical Engineering
Lab Equipment

Investor & Advisory Board

Florian Rüker

Professor (retired) of Molecular Biology and Protein Engineering | Founder of F-Star Therapeutics Inc.
Protein engineering
Antibody engineering
Protein expression

Ilija Studen 

Co-Founder and President of Studen & Co Holding
Agricultural Commodities I Food Ingredients
Financial and Private Markets

Niki Futter

Business Angel
Investor I Founder
Corporate Management

Alfred Karl



Building an inclusive, resilient and dynamic ecosystem for co-creation, scalable application and real impact.

We believe that real innovation is based on real science. This is why we focus on creating value along the entire lab-to-market value chain, across the scientific, technical, legal, commercial, financial, regulatory and strategic fields.


Creating an abundant future through connecting science and entrepreneurship and solving humanities most pressing challenges.

We build commercially and socially valuable startups that make a difference - for our society, our planet and our economy.

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